June 26, 2013

Sketches of interiors

When do you find time to practice your drawing skills?  I keep a sketch pad, pencil, eraser and drawing marker right next to where I sit […]
May 22, 2013

Interior Fabric Rendering with Line

Adding pattern to furniture is part of creating interesting perspective drawings of interior spaces.  When selecting patterns, plan to choose a variety of them such as […]
May 20, 2013

Interior Marker Rendering Sofa & Stairs

Interior Marker Rendering Sofa & Stairs.
May 20, 2013

Interior Marker Rendering Sofa & Stairs

Here is another interior rendering inspired by Connie Riik’s interior design.  My  goal in rendering her design was to have a variety of textures, patterns and […]
May 16, 2013

Interior Marker Rendering

Here is an interior rendering from a design by Connie Riik.  I am  practice for the marker rendering class I am teaching this summer. It is […]
March 25, 2013

Interior Rendering with Liz Steel

Liz Steel has a fabulous blog that I follow called Sketching Architecture. It is helpful to see how other artist render interior spaces and her latest […]
December 17, 2012

Creative Strategy: Lose the Referee

When I first started to learn to draw, it was easy to get discouraged because my  drawings did not meet my expectations. They often look discombobulated […]
November 26, 2012

Designing a Built In Cabinet

I enjoy challenging myself to visually solve design challenges using my drawing skills.  This challenge was to design a built in cabinet to accommodate a student […]
November 8, 2012

Line Drawing Window Treatments

It was fun to challenge myself to draw a series of window treatments.  As I am gaining more confidence in my drawing skills, I like working […]
September 13, 2012

Dining Room One-Point Perspective Drawing

Here is a series of three drawings showing the steps of a one-point perspective which is from my book Exploring Perspective Hand Drawing. Above is the […]
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